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Wednesday Ratings: Fox’s The Five #1 In Total Viewers, Shepard Smith #1 In Demo For All Of Cable News

With 1.912M total viewers, Fox News’ The Five was the #1 show in all of cable news Wednesday, coming just one day after the show celebrated its 500th episode. In the 25-54 demo, Fox’s Shepard Smith was #1 in all of cable news with 349K viewers.


Here are the rest of your Wednesday night ratings:

TV NEWS RATINGS: 25-54 DEMOGRAPHIC (L +SD)
Fox News CNN MSNBC CNN Headline News
5 pm The Five 

275

Blitzer 

184

Matthews 

185

Express 

315

6 pm Baier 

248

Blitzer 

134

Sharpton 

183

Express 

299

7 pm Smith 

349

Burnett 

164

Matthews 

141

Velez-Mitchell 

311

8 pm O’Reilly 

316

Cooper 

169

Hayes 

189

Grace 

244

9 pm Hannity 

336

Morgan 

133

Maddow 

287

Dr. Drew 

269

10 pm Van Susteren 

267

Cooper/Zimmerman 

270

O’Donnell 

200

After Dark 

232

11 pm O’Reilly 

234

Cooper 

158

Hayes 

156

Showbiz 

182

TOTAL DAY 237 154 140 231
PRIME TIME 306 191 225 248
Data by Nielsen Media Research. Live and same day (DVR) data.

 

TV NEWS RATINGS: TOTAL VIEWERS (L +SD)
Fox News CNN MSNBC CNN Headline News
5 pm The Five 

1.912

Blitzer 

705

Matthews 

634

Express 

907

6 pm Baier 

1.748

Blitzer 

383

Sharpton 

668

Express 

695

7 pm Smith 

1.486

Burnett 

449

Matthews 

598

Velez-Mitchell 

764

8 pm O’Reilly 

1.823

Cooper 

545

Hayes 

618

Grace 

791

9 pm Hannity 

1.500

Morgan 

520

Maddow 

909

Dr. Drew 

652

10 pm Van Susteren 

1.375

Cooper/Zimmerman 

601

O’Donnell 

730

After Dark 

484

11 pm O’Reilly 

899

Cooper 

397

Hayes 

379

Showbiz 

400

TOTAL DAY 1.250 468 461 636
PRIME TIME 1.569 556 752 642
Data by Nielsen Media Research. Live and same day (DVR) data

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